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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

29.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

DW-WORLD.DE's top stories from Germany and Europe

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Overview of Topics

* William and Kate marry in front of global audience of billions
* Germany detains trio of al Qaeda suspects
* Minsk metro bomb plot suspects face death sentence
* New economist takes over at German Central Bank
* Latvia fears emigration crisis as German jobs lure workers
* Germany opens ice hockey World Championship with historic victory
* EU targets 16 banks in credit default swap probe
* Russian government troops kill militants in North Caucasus
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Global Media Forum 2011
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

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William and Kate marry in front of global audience of billions

Prince William and Kate Middleton were married by the Archbishop of
Canterbury, becoming the British monarchy's new fairytale couple. The event
was watched live by millions of TV viewers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I0

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Germany detains trio of al Qaeda suspects

German federal police on Friday arrested three men suspected of belonging
to the al-Qaeda terrorist organization. The men are to be arraigned in a
federal court in Karlsruhe on Saturday.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I1

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Minsk metro bomb plot suspects face death sentence

Two men charged with a bombing that killed 14 people in the Belarusian
capital, Minsk, face a possible death penalty. President Aleksander
Lukashenko has initiated a crackdown on opponents since the attack.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I2

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New economist takes over at German Central Bank

A former adviser to Chancellor Angela Merkel replaces Bundesbank President
Axel Weber as the head of the German Central Bank. Some see political
favoritism playing a role in what they say is an independent appointment.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I3

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Latvia fears emigration crisis as German jobs lure workers

While the chance to work in Germany might be attractive to many Latvians,
there are fears of an emigration crisis in the country and debate about
what the long-term consequences could be.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I4

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Germany opens ice hockey World Championship with historic victory

Germany had failed to defeat Russia in their previous 37 meetings at the
ice hockey World Championship. Flawless goaltending led the unfancied
Germans to their first victory over the world's No. 1 ranked team.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I5

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EU targets 16 banks in credit default swap probe

The European Union on Friday opened an anti-trust investigation into the
practices of 16 banks in the market for a type of financial insurance known
as credit default swaps.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I6

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Russian government troops kill militants in North Caucasus

At least 10 people have been killed in a two-day anti-terrorism operation
ordered by the Kremlin. Tensions in the North Caucasus region are still
high following January's bombing of Moscow's Domodedovo airport.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I7

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I8

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02I9

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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02Ia

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02Ib

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa24vI45gen02Ic

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